Public Schools in Bartow, Florida

There are 22 Public Schools in Bartow, Florida, serving a population of 18,705 people in an area of 46 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 850 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Florida, Bartow is ranked 142nd of 1036 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 290th of 1036 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Bartow Public Schools

Find Bartow, Florida public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Bartow Elementary Academy 590 South Wilson Avenue Bartow, FL

Bartow Middle School 550 East Clower Street Bartow, FL

Bartow Senior High School 1270 South Broadway Avenue Bartow, FL

Bartow Youth Academy 2415 Bob Phillips Road Bartow, FL

Compass Middle Charter School 550 East Clower Street Bartow, FL

Floral Avenue Elementary School 1530 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

Future School 1915 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

Gause Academy Of Leadership 1395 Polk Street Bartow, FL

Gibbons Street Elementary School 1860 East Gibbons Street Bartow, FL

Hospital Homebound 1909 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

James E. Stephens Elementary School 1350 North Maple Avenue Bartow, FL

Jean O'Dell Learning Center 1310 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

New Beginnings Youth Academy 2325 Bob Phillips Road Bartow, FL

Polk County Sheriff's Central Center 2390 Bob Phillips Road Bartow, FL

Polk County Sheriffs Regional Detention Center 2390 Bob Phillips Road Bartow, FL

Polk Halfway House 2145 Bob Phillips Road Bartow, FL

Polk Virtual Instruction Program School 1915 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

Real Academy (Reaching Every Adolescent Learner) 1915 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

Sheriff's Youth Villa 3350 Florida 60 Bartow, FL

Spessard L Holland Elementary 2342 EF Griffin Road Bartow, FL

Transition School 1915 South Floral Avenue Bartow, FL

Union Academy 1795 East Wabash Street Bartow, FL

About Bartow Public Schools

Bartow Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Bartow, FL. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Florida, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Bartow Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Bartow school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Bartow Public School Statistics

Find Bartow Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Bartow Public School Enrollment
 BartowPolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment332 (86.0%)5,369 (65.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment251 (90.6%)7,510 (89.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)882 (92.8%)30,117 (91.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,028 (86.6%)29,773 (88.2%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,064 (91.4%)31,718 (91.8%)
Bartow Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 BartowPolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education626 (5.2%)28,433 (6.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,002 (8.3%)42,077 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,775 (39.6%)159,148 (35.5%)